Items Tagged with 'pruitt'


Interim EPA Chief Wheeler Unlikely to Upset Trump’s Goals to Reduce Regulations

Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle appeared to breathe a collective sigh of relief following Scott Pruitt's resignation as administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, but new battle lines were beginning to form around Andrew Wheeler, a former coal industry lobbyist who is taking the reins on an interim basis beginning Monday. Read More

EPA Moves to Rescind, Revise Amendments to RMP Rule

The Environmental Protection Agency is moving forward with plans to rescind or modify rules published during the waning days of the Obama administration and which have yet to take effect that are designed to prevent accidents and explosions at refineries and other industrial facilities. Read More